Sports

Nashville Sting 12U Softball Closes The Season

Nashville Sting 12U capped off their season July 1 with a tournament win in Carlyle, Illinois.  The girls played 5 games over 3 days to win the Championship of an 8 team double elimination tournament.  Sting had a very successful 2018 season winning 4 of the 8 tournaments they entered. Back Row:  Daci Finke, Mireya

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Blue Racers Wrap Up Busy Week

The Nashville Blue Racers competed in three meets this past week. The Blue Racers defeated Sparta, Millstadt, and Pinckneyville. The Nashville Blue Racers competed in three different meets this past week, as they approach the end of the season. The Blue Racers have just one meet remaining when they travel to Pinckneyville for the Conference

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Washington County Fair Track Results

Hot weather and a little bit of rain couldn’t slow down the events on the track at the Washington County Fair this past week. Two tractor pulls, and two demolition derbies filled the grandstands throughout the week. Tuesday night saw the ITPA Tractor Pull. Wednesday night fans enjoyed the first Demolition Derby of fair week.

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Little Hornets Attend School Board Meeting

Little Hornets Ask For Use Of Facilities For Season, Point Of Contact With NCHS By Alex Haglund A number of members of the Little Hornets organization came to the June 25 meeting of the NCHS Board, asking for use of the school’s fields for their fall season, and for a point of contact between themselves

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Blue Racers Defeat Red Bud

Gracie Ruehl competes during the Blue Racers swim meet on July 5 against Red Bud, at Nashville Memorial Park Pool. By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Blue Racers swim team took to the pool on July 5 for a home meet against Red Bud. The Blue Racers defeated the Waverunners for the second time this season.

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Boys Track All-South Announced

By Brent Huelsmann The Southern Illinois Coaches Association released the Boys Track All-South team this past week, with four Hornet athletes named All-South. Hornets coach Tom Taylor was named the Class 1A Coach of the Year by the SICA. Taylor led the Hornets to their first conference championship in ten years, as well as their

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Hornettes Hand Out End Of The Season Awards

Kiley Heidel, Jadah Heidel, Sydney Schnitker, and Delaney Varel all received individual awards at the Hornettes track team awards ceremony. By Brent Huelsmann The Nashville Hornettes girls track team handed out their end of the season awards this past week. The Hornettes had another successful season this past year, as they won the IHSA Class

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